| Dec 13, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"DAVID FOSTER says, 'From now on, everything you do has to be sexy!'"
That's the advice Ruben Studdard's new producer, Mr. Foster, gave the singer.
And Ruben is taking Foster's advice. Ruben's latest album, "Unconditional Love," is the most romantic and...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 1:13 PM
This year in entertainment, Alec Baldwin took a wrecking ball to his career. So did celebrity chef Paula Deen. Both did it by opening their mouths.
Baldwin had just kicked off “Up Late,” a new interview show on MSNBC, when he was caught on...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Pippa Middleton made a lovely bridesmaid at sister Kate Middleton's wedding to Britain's Prince William. Now Pippa reportedly is engaged herself, to Nico Jackson, a banker whom she's been dating for the last 15 months or so. [Us Weekly]
| Dec 13, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Small-time dreamers and big-time schemers were everywhere at the movies this year -- so much so that by the time David O. Russell's "American Hustle" arrived, its title seemed to encapsulate the very spirit of the times. Everywhere you turned in 2013,...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Idris Elba will be a new father soon! The British actor is expecting a baby with makeup artist girlfriend Naiyana Garth, according to US Weekly.
The 41-year-old actor has been getting serious with Garth as of late. He recently invited her on his arm...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 8:43 AM
"The Biggest Loser" trainer Bob Harper opened up his heart, revealing for the first time on national TV that he is gay.
And then he watched his heart get broken.
Harper's prime-time declaration -- while not exactly a surprise -- was still shocking for...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 1:24 PM
NBC's announcement Tuesday that Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the next two Golden Globe telecasts doesn't just promise happy viewers and high ratings, it marks the end of a local rags-to-riches story: the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., like the...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 2:31 PM
NeNe Leakes had a health scare, yes, but it wasn't a heart attack, the "Real Housewives of Atlanta" star said Tuesday.
"My arms are hurting wit these IV's #blessedtobealive," the reality TV star and actress tweeted Monday with a photo of her arms laden...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:32 PM
UPDATE: WGN audio Chicago Tribune columnist, Eric Zorn, talks about JFK conspiracy theories, Alec Baldwin’s stalker and why Blockbuster died. WGN-AM 720 hosts Bill Leff and Wendy Snyder will be talking with me at 11:30 a.m. about the guilty verdict....
| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:22 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding whether to give 'Nashville' another chance.
The Skinny: It feels like Thursday but it's only Wednesday. Normally this would bug me, but I have so much work I'm trying to get done before next week that I'm actually kind...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:22 PM
Before there was “Top Chef,” “MasterChef” or “Iron Chef,” before chefs were multimedia celebrities who could monetize their volcanic personalities, before “farm-to-table” and “American cuisine”...